Resetting a Radio Button Group

Posted on 1997-11-14
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Last Modified: 2010-04-16
I have 3 radio buttons in a Symantec radio button group panel.  How can I make it so that none are selected after I press a button?  I am using java 1.0.2.

else if(l_status.equalsIgnoreCase("C"))
else if(l_status.equalsIgnoreCase("A"))

Thanks, HellBentroadhog
Question by:Hellbentroadhog
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russgold earned 200 total points
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Strictly speaking, it is not proper to have all buttons in a radio group deselected; the idea is that you are making a choice, not initiating an action.  If none of the choices are valid, you should disable the buttons by calling setEnabled( false ) on each of them.

If you still do want to deselect them all, call setSelectedCheckbox( null ) on their associated CheckboxGroup.

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